Monthly Archives: June 2013

Where New York City Begins


One of my favorite ways to drive into New York is via Jerome Avenue in the Bronx. As you head south from Yonkers, both sides of the road are overgrown with beautiful green foliage. To the west is Van Cordlant Park… Read More »

Live Q&A on Gizmodo


Hey everyone - At 10:30 am today, I’ll be doing a live Q&A session on Gizmodo! Feel free to ask anything you’ve wondered about New York City filmmaking, location scouting, etc, etc, etc. Gizmodo: Ask A New York City Location Scout Anything You Want -SCOUT Read More »

Speaking New York

Hey everyone - About a year ago, I was invited to give a photo presentation about my work as a movie location scout at the Apple Store as part of the Tribeca Film Festival. In my 45 minute presentation, I pretty much touched on everything, from the fun of scouting abandoned castles and upscale penthouses, to the frustration of scouting ... Read More »

The Ruins of Old Union Square


A couple of weeks ago, I was taking pictures in Union Square for my article on The Warriors filming locations, when I happened to pass by these six crumbling columns on the mezzanine level near the 4-5-6 train. Now, I’ve walked by these things a zillion times in my travels across New York City, but it suddenly occurred to me ... Read More »